Broadside Ballads Online

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Printed at Neesom's Song Mart, 93, Brick Lane, (near the Railway-arch)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V19733

Title: The soldier's wife

First Line: I stood on the shore 'mid the weeping and wailing

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23097

Title: What will you do love

First Line: What will you do love, when I am going

Themes:  Sailors

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A51(GREAT BRITAIN): Personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (with NAME)
47H311: Distaff
46B: Trade, commerce and finance
43A433: Crowning with laurel
45A20: Symbols, allegories of peace, 'Pax'; 'Pace' (Ripa)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
31AA25191(+81): Hand in the pocket - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3584)

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